HONOURS IN NUTRITION B
Credit points: 60
In this subject students will develop research skills to independently conduct a research project in their chosen area of nutrition and report the findings of their work in a scientific format. The skills and capabilities gained in this year-long subject include independent thinking, critical evaluation of literature, selection of appropriate experimental designs, practical application of nutrition research tools, data analysis and interpretation, and oral and written communication of findings. The full program lasts approximately 9 months and starts early February.
SchoolAllied Heath, Human Services & Sport
Subject Co-ordinatorGeorge Moschonis
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG
Available as ElectiveNo
Prerequisites Must be enrolled in HHHN - Bachelor of Human Nutrition with Honours and must have completed DTN4HNA
Quota Management StrategyN/A
Quota-conditions or rulesN/A
Special conditionsStudents must have achieved a minimum WAM of 70 in HBHN Bachelor of Human Nutrition to be offered a place in the honours program or subject can be taken with Subject Coordinator's approval.
Minimum credit point requirementN/A
Relevant readings assigned by the supervisor
Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A
Entire subject or partial subjectN/A
Total hours/days requiredN/A
Location of WBL activity (region)N/A
WBL addtional requirementsN/A
Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes
Intended Learning Outcomes
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Melbourne (Bundoora), 2020, Semester 2, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorGeorge Moschonis
One 2.00 h supervisor consultation per week from week 0 to week 0 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students to complete minimum of 2 hours of consultation with supervisor per week, attendance at relevant seminars."
|Abstract of research findings (500 words equivalent)||N/A||N/A||No||10||SILO1, SILO2, SILO4|
|One 10,000 word-thesis Students are expected to enrol in and successfully complete subjects DTN4HNA & DTN4HNB in order to complete this assessment||N/A||N/A||No||60||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4|
|One 20-minute oral presentation (1,000 words equivalent) Students are expected to enrol in and successfully complete subjects DTN4HNA & DTN4HNB in order to complete this assessment||N/A||N/A||No||20||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5|
|500 word reflective piece on professional experience & learnings (300 words equivalent) Students are expected to enrol in and successfully complete subjects DTN4HNA & DTN4HNB in order to complete this assessment||N/A||N/A||No||10||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5|